Tag: reserves

January 8, 2019

China Adds to Gold Reserves After Two-year Hiatus

China has increased its gold reserves to 59.56 million ounces after refraining from adding to its holdings for two years.
January 8, 2019

Coal 101: The 4 Coal Types and Their Uses

There are four main coal types: lignite, sub-bituminous, bituminous and anthracite. Here's a look at their characteristics and uses.
December 31, 2018

Extending Mine Life with Balanced Production and Resource Expansion

Sustainable production levels are the key to long-term growth; smart mine management requires balancing your resource base with mine output.
November 26, 2018

10 Top Manganese-producing Countries

Which country was the largest producer of manganese in 2017? South Africa took the top spot, with other heavyweights following.
November 25, 2018

10 Top Gold-mining Companies

Here's an overview of the 10 top gold-mining companies of 2017. Barrick Gold, Newmont Mining and AngloGold Ashanti were the...
November 13, 2018

Mining for Gold in the Philippines

Mining for gold in the Philippines is not an easy endeavor. Even so, the country is home to many producers...
October 29, 2018

10 Top Graphite-mining Countries

In 2017, China was the largest graphite-mining nation by a wide margin, followed by India and Brazil. Find out which...